From Nairobi: Karura Forest Nature Trail

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The best way to keep fit as well as enjoy Nairobi's Best Natural Forest, discover multiple hiking trails deep in the lush, green reserve. Experience what nature has to offer including fresh air.


  • Discover the trails inside Karura Forest
  • Observe over 350 local bird species within the reserve
  • Learn about the history of the Mau Mau Caves inside the forest
  • Enjoy a picturesque hiking or biking adventure in the green Karura Forest


Embark on the tour with morning pickup from your apartment/hotel\airbnb within Nairobi. Enter the forest and begin your hiking or biking experience. Your guide will explain the different species of trees and birds, as well as the sights and sounds of the park. The walking trails all offer superb scenery and are clearly marked and color-coded by length, either eight, six, or three miles. The biking trails runs around 7.5 miles. Wander through the grass-covered forest areas, past waterfalls, caves, and wetlands. There are numerous picnic benches within the park, where you can sit down to cool off. Also within the reserve are many areas of interest, both historical and ecological. For example, The Mau-Mau freedom fighters used the sacred caves on the reserve as hideouts, and Lily Lake is the site of an abandoned quarry. Return to the entrance point and check out.


Professional guide Pickup and drop-off Bike rental Entry Fee into Karura Forest Park

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